Freixo de Espada à Cinta, many know it and many more have heard of it. It is a place of unparalleled natural landscapes belonging to the International Douro, this, that in a breath absorbs us and makes us his.
It is a land of endless history, which transports us to the monuments and Manueline style buildings that make up the most distinctive architecture in Portugal.
It is the land of the poet, Guerra Junqueiro, and in the mouth of the people who never forget him is the greatest of tributes.
Those who pass through Freixo de Espada à Cinta will certainly want to stay if what they are looking for is comfort and tranquility. And this is the calling card of Casa do Conselheiro. This rural tourism house is unique in Freixo de Espada à Cinta. Here you will rest surrounded by history. The house dates back to the 15th century and maintains its original features, such as the Jewish façade and the rustic interior, which seems to come to life when the light tears through every corner.
Outside, calm. The space is surrounded by nooks and crannies where nature reigns and makes the quietness of a country house shine through.
All these reasons make you want to stay and rest in the mystical atmosphere that surrounds any of the rooms that this space offers because each one tells a story through the identity it carries. The "Bilros" room, because of the bed headboard details; the "D. Maria II" room, because of the replicas of D. Maria II's bed; the "Transmontano" room because of the typically Transmontana bed and the "Art Nouveau" room, also related to the furniture characteristics. Here you will have the feeling that nothing is left to chance.
And so that nothing is missing in the traditional environment, Casa do Conselheiro gives you the pleasure of tasting the most varied typical sweets of this region, made with the best of what is produced in our land.
Come and discover the best that Freixo de Espada à Cinta has to offer you. Let yourself be lulled into the comfort of this space and the history of this land.